Annual Women’s Event at Ritz Carlton will Focus on Women’s Wellness and Address “Taboo Topics”
White Plains, NY (May 14, 2012) – White Plains Hospital will host a Girls Night Out at the Ritz Carlton, Westchester on Tuesday May 22nd beginning at 5:30 p.m. to cap off their annual Wellness Through Prevention Month. Lisa Oz, author, relationship expert, satellite radio host and wife of celebrity physician Dr. Mehmet Oz, will give a keynote presentation on the immeasurable value of strong relationships in the lives of women. Five sought-after female physicians on staff at the Hospital: Obstetrician and Gynecologist Jackie Bavaro, M.D.; Urologist Nicole Fleischmann, M.D.; Dermatologist Evelyn Placek, M.D.; Colorectal Surgeon Kimberly Yee, M.D. and Cardiologist Jeannette Yuen, M.D. will follow Ms. Oz’s talk with a roundtable discussion and Q & A session on Taboo Topics relating to women’s health.
Tickets for the event are $75 and include cocktails, hors d’oeuvres and complimentary skincare and cosmetic consultations from vendors at Bloomingdale’s in White Plains. Other area retail vendors will have exhibits of merchandise available for purchase. Tickets must be purchased in advance through the Hospital’s Development Office. Call (914) 681-1119 for more information and reservations.
White Plains Hospital (WPH) is a 292-bed voluntary, not-for-profit health care organization with the primary mission of offering high quality, acute health care and preventive medical care to all people who live in, work in or visit Westchester County and its surrounding areas. Centers of Excellence include the Dickstein Cancer Treatment Center, The William & Sylvia Silberstein Neonatal & Maternity Center, The Ruth and Jerome A. Siegel Stroke Center and The Westchester Orthopedic Institute. The Hospital has the busiest Emergency Department in Westchester County, with more than 55,000 visits a year. White Plains Hospital is the only community hospital in Westchester County licensed to perform emergency & elective angioplasty. The Hospital is a nine-time winner of the Consumer Choice Award, an honor given to the nation’s top hospitals by the National Research Corporation, and received Magnet designation in 2012 from the American Nurses Credentialing Center. WPH is a member of the New York-Presbyterian Healthcare System and the Stellaris Health Network, Inc. For additional information, visit http://www.wphospital.org.